With an overall population of 2,459 and a student population of 431, approximately 431 of Great Barrington students attend one of Great Barrington's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Great Barrington, by student population, is Bard College at Simon's Rock. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Bard College at Simon's Rock.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Great Barrington's chemistry schools. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Great Barrington was $40,165 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,025 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $42,165.
If you plan on staying in Great Barrington after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Great Barrington, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in Great Barrington will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.